Business News of Sunday, 16 July 2017
Express Capital has rebranded into a Savings and Loans company.
The company now operates as Direct Savings and Loans Limited.
Speaking at the launch, the Chief Executive Officer of Direct Savings and Loans Limited, Ben Adu-Owusu said the company will continue its corporate governance role ensure its financial strength in the industry.
“Going forward, I expect effective corporate governance to rise as a key differentiating factor in the long term financial strength of companies in the industry,” he said.
He added that “Direct Savings and Loans limited, pledge to ensure that our established management structures, risk management processes and internal audit procedures continue to be highly valued hallmarks of our institution.”
Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Ernest Addison who graced the occasion advised the company to be circumspect in its operations and maintain credibility.
Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia who was the Guest Speaker also assured of the government’s commitment to the financial sector.
He further encouraged Direct Savings and Loans to boost their operations and contributions to the economic development of the country.
Also in attendance was the former First Lady of the Republic, Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings.